University of Maryland Names New Law School Dean
University of Maryland Names New Law School Dean
Trinity Western University Receives Go-Ahead to Create Law School
Trinity Western University Receives Go-Ahead to Create Law School
Vermont Law School Receives Anonymous Donation
Vermont Law School Receives Anonymous Donation
Jobs for Law Students Gradually on the Rise
Jobs for Law Students Gradually on the Rise
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Jobs for Law School Graduates Still a Touchy Subject

Jobs for Law School Graduates Still a Touchy Subject   Ever since the middle of the 1980s, law schools have been surveying their graduates regarding their success in the job market. The law schools then report the findings that they come across in an effort to acquire more students…>read more

No Comment March 19, 2012

U.S. News Releases Latest Law School Rankings

U.S. News Releases Latest Law School Rankings   The most recent law school rankings from U.S. News have been released and plenty of movement took place in these rankings compared to the ones released in 2011.   We have published the top 14 schools as ranked by…>read more

No Comment March 15, 2012

Class Action Lawsuits Against 20 More Law Schools to be Filed

Class Action Lawsuits Against 20 More Law Schools to be Filed   A motion for dismissal was filed by the Thomas Jefferson School of Law in an effort to have the class action lawsuit against it dismissed. The lawsuit was filed in relation to employment statistics released by the school regarding…>read more

2 Comments March 15, 2012

Law School Campus Recruitment Shows Recovery – NALP Report

Law School Campus Recruitment Shows Recovery – NALP Report On Wednesday, the NALP released a report that claims that though law firm summer-class sizes are remaining stagnant, recruitment has picked up through 2011 and students attending law firm summer-classes are more confident of being retained.   The report, named…>read more

No Comment March 10, 2012

Unemployed JDs

Unemployed JDs Unemployment may be down, but not for law grads. Of the 45,000 students who earn their J.D. each year, 45 per cent can’t get a job in their field, says University of Colorado law professor Paul Campos. Such a harsh…>read more

No Comment March 9, 2012

Summer Associate Hiring Not Increasing

Summer Associate Hiring Not Increasing The National Association for Law Placement has revealed a study on March 7 that shows there isn’t much more hiring for summer clerks this year. The average associate class of 8 last year, the lowest it’s ever been, stayed just…>read more

No Comment March 9, 2012

Florida Coastal Moves Lawsuit to Federal Court

Florida Coastal Moves Lawsuit to Federal Court   A lawsuit against Florida Coastal School of Law has been moved from a Florida state court to a federal court. The lawsuit claims that the school lied about prospects for graduates when it comes to jobs.   The lawsuit…>read more

No Comment March 2, 2012

National Law Journal Releases Annual Top 50 Law School Job Placement List

National Law Journal Releases Annual Top 50 Law School Job Placement List   In 2011, the United States economy began to rebound just a little bit but not enough to convince law firms across the country to hire new associates. A large number of law schools placed a small percent of their…>read more

No Comment February 29, 2012

Indiana and India Law Schools Partner Up for Global Minded J.D.s

Indiana and India Law Schools Partner Up for Global Minded J.D.s Indiana University Maurer School of Law in Bloomington, Indiana, is offering an unprecedented program in line with worldwide trends of globalization: you can now earn a J.D. From the Maurer school and an LL.B from Jindal Global Law School, India.…>read more

No Comment February 29, 2012

University of Baltimore School of Law Dean Claims School Takes More Money than Necessary

University of Baltimore School of Law Dean Claims School Takes More Money than Necessary   Phillip Closius was removed from his position as the dean of the University of Baltimore School of Law back in July. When Closius lost his position as dean he called out the administration of the school, claiming that they…>read more

No Comment February 29, 2012